Search: Middle East,Pakistan (3 materials)

The Efficiency of German Contribution in the Afghan Peace Process

... Government, were excluded from the process, which opened Pandora’s Box. Moreover, the national interests and apprehensions of the regional countries were not taken serious, which in turn caused destabilization and gloominess in Afghanistan. Consequently, Pakistan and Iran who have been pursuing strategic depth in Afghanistan began to regroup, fund, train and outfit the Afghan government antagonists, which unfortunately incited a proxy war in the country. Source: The Second Bonn Conference ...


Prospects for Russia–China Cooperation in the Middle East

... development of diplomatic contacts and ensuring security in the Middle East. China, in turn, aims to develop economic ties with regional countries, becoming a key trading partner for them. What is more, the massive and strategically important China–Pakistan Economic Corridor leads right into the Middle East. All this notwithstanding, the United States remains the major external player in the region, where it has a robust military presence. Coordinated actions between Russia and China could have a positive effect on regional stability, with Moscow,...


RIAC at Strategic Vision Institute Conference in Pakistan on Security Issues in the Middle East

... Defense of the Islamic Republic of Pakistan, and Zafar Iqbal Cheema, Executive Director Strategic Vision Institute, made telcoming remarks at the opening session. Shamshad Ahmad, former Foreign Secretary of Pakistan; Marvin G. Weinbaum, analyst for Pakistan, Middle East Institute (USA); Fauzia Nasreen, advisor at the Institute of Information Technology COMSATS; and Zulfiqar Khan, Head of the Department of Strategic and Nuclear Studies at the National Defence University; were the key speakers at the event....


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